A new edition of the clearest, most authoritative guide to rocks and minerals 600 incredible photos, precise annotations and detailed descriptions - from the distinguishing features of rocks to which crystal system a mineral belongs to - will help you identify different rocks and minerals quickly and easily.
Covers everything from what rocks or minerals are, how they are classified to how to start a collection. Perfect for rocks and mineral lovers - a comprehensive guide for collectors.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
- Publication Date: 30/08/2010
- Category: Mineralogy & gems
- ISBN: 9781405359887